Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2007  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 197--199

Concurrence of duodenal carcinoid and diffuse gastric adenocarcinoma: A rare phenomenon


Parampalli S Srilatha 
 Department of Pathology, Melaka Manipal Medical College (Manipal Campus), Manipal, Karnataka, India

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Parampalli S Srilatha
Department of Pathology, Melaka Manipal Medical College (Manipal campus), Manipal - 576 104, Karnataka
India

Synchronous tumors are well documented in the gastrointestinal tract. Various combinations have been studied. There are a few studies, which highlight the incidental finding of the yellow beauty-the «DQ»carcinoid«DQ» of the duodenum simultaneously occurring with the venomous «DQ»diffuse gastric adenocarcinoma«DQ». This is a report one such case in a 58 year-old man, who unfortunately died on the 4 th postoperative day due to cardiopulmonary arrest.


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Srilatha PS. Concurrence of duodenal carcinoid and diffuse gastric adenocarcinoma: A rare phenomenon.Saudi J Gastroenterol 2007;13:197-199


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Srilatha PS. Concurrence of duodenal carcinoid and diffuse gastric adenocarcinoma: A rare phenomenon. Saudi J Gastroenterol [serial online] 2007 [cited 2022 Jan 23 ];13:197-199
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